Jhansi, Dec 30 (PTI) Seven members of a family in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi district suffered burns after their neighbour attacked them with acid following an argument on Sunday, police said. Also Read - Jhansi: Teenager Allegedly Gangraped Inside College Hostel During UPSC Exam, All Accused Arrested

An argument broke out between two neighbours Gaurav Soni and Ismail in Mauranipur area of the district. During the heated exchange, Soni threw acid on Ismail and six of his family members, Senior Superintendent of Police OP Singh said. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh COVID News: State Registers Another Record-breaking Surge of 2529 COVID Cases, 120 Inmates at Jhansi Jail Test Positive

The injured were admitted to Jhansi Medical College for treatment, he said. Also Read - Fitness Freak Ghost: Jhansi Police Records Spooky Video of Gym Equipments Moving Without Human Force, Scared Twitterati Claim 'Mr India is Exercising'

“A case has been registered against Soni and his parents. He and his father, Chotelal, have been arrested,” Singh said.

Police said all the injured are out of danger.

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